The Geneva Lake Conservancy is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization dedicated to the preservation of environmentally sensitive lands, open space and the unique character and quality of life of Walworth County, Wisconsin. Working with landowners, and government officials, the Conservancy advocates private and public land use and management decisions that assure responsible growth and protection of natural and historic resources.
Join us on Friday, July 3, from 10 am - Noon, at the Helen Rohner Children's Fishing Park for Butterflies at the Park. Explore our new Butterfly Garden, learn why butterflies are important and enjoy being outdoors.
More information on the event here.
During this stressful time, we urge you to go outdoors to enjoy the returning birds and early spring wildflowers. Our Hermansen Woods preserve on South Como Road and our Hansen Preserve on Highway ES are wonderful hikes and White River County Park, Town of Linn Park and Kishwaukétoe Nature Conservancy also offer excellent scenery and trails. An early visit to our Helen Rohner Children's Fishing Park will give you an opportunity to look for tadpoles in our new amphibian pond and small trout in Southwick Creek. More information on many of these preserves and parks is available under the “What We Do” tab, “GLC Public Preserves”.
We are grateful for your support of our mission. In this time of social distancing, we need the physical health benefits and mental wellness offered by nature more than ever before. Thank you for helping to preserve the scenic beauty of Walworth County, which nurtures all of us. We wish you and your families good health in the weeks ahead.
Join us on Friday, July 3, from 10 am – Noon, at the Helen Rohner Children’s Fishing Park for Butterflies at the Park. Explore our new Butterfly Garden, learn why butterflies are important and enjoy being outdoors. More information on the event here.
We regret that all summer classes at the Helen Rohner Children’s Fishing park have been cancelled due to the social distancing restrictions in place because of the COVID-19 pandemic. All of the Conservancy’s preserves are open to visitors so go for a walk at Rohner and visit the amphibian pond, butterfly garden and native plant garden. Take a moment to relax at the thinking spot!
Explore the Helen Rohner Children’s Fishing Park! Try out our new scavenger hunt list and tag us with what you find!
View the map to see the unique features of the Park from the Thinking Spot, Fishing areas, boardwalk, to the worm digging bin! Explore the children’s classes at the park and read the press release.
Geneva Lake Conservancy Office
398 Mill Street, P.O. Box 588
Fontana, WI 53125
Phone: (262) 275-5700
Fax: (262) 275-0579